Engineering Director

Hyper Recruitment Solutions Ltd
11 Jan 2018
17 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
A fantastic opportunity has become available for an Engineering Director to join a Global Pharmaceutical based in North Wales. As the Engineering Director you will lead the Engineering activities, ensuring compliant, efficient and effective infrastructure support processes are delivered in line with business requirements.


Your duties as the Engineering Director will be varied however the key duties and responsibilities are as follows:

1. Lead site capital projects including concept, design, construction, installation, commissioning and qualification by building relevant business cases defining appropriate project organisation and management process ensuring all projects deliver scope, quality/EHS and costs on time to meet business/users' needs. Transform the capital expenditure projects process from project conception through to implementation and handover to owner.

2. Transform the Engineering group by recruiting, leading, managing and developing people, ensuring that the team as a whole and as individuals have the necessary skills, knowledge experience, motivation and empowerment to perform their roles, according to global competency model.

3. As a member of the Site Leadership Team, provide input to the development and delivery of site strategy and goals, promoting cross-functional working and Operational Excellence. As the primary interface between the Site Director, and the wider business, ensure effective communication on global functional requirements and site constraints.

4. Provide effective, robust, cGxP & EHS-compliant and adequately maintained infrastructures supporting processes to the business; ensure their planned and coordinated delivery as well as optimum availability through the implementation of e.g. TPM programme and Reliability Maintenance.


The successful candidate will be an experienced Engineering Director or Head of Engineering from the biologics or pharmaceutical sector. You will be able to demonstrate strong leadership of maintenance functions focused on driving true Overall Equipment Effectiveness. In addition, you will have been involved in executing Site Master Plans including significant construction of facilities and installation of equipment.

1. Chartered Engineer educated to a minimum of degree level with comprehensive management training

2. Significant managerial experience in a variety of Engineering functions within the pharmaceutical industry, preferably on an FDA approved site.

3. You will ;posses significant Capital Projects and facility construction and expansion experience.

Hyper Recruitment Solutions Ltd (HRS) is an Equal Opportunities employer who are certified by Investors in People for our talent development. We welcome applications for any applicant who fulfil the role requirements for this position. HRS is a company exclusively supporting the science and technology sectors, and is made up of a collaboration of recruitment processionals and scientists. We look forward to helping you with your next career moves.